Whom We Serve

Chances for Children NYChances for Children-NY works in neighborhoods with high rates of poverty and inadequate access to family support services. Among our clients are parents who suffer from environmental and stress-related problems such as anxiety, depression, post-partum depression, and post-traumatic stress disorder. CFC serves children with a range of difficulties including sleep and feeding problems, separation anxiety, attachment disorder, post-traumatic stress, and behavior disorders. Our clients include parents, grandparents raising grandchildren, foster parents, and extended families.

Chances for Children-NY provides training locally, nationally, and internationally. We train service providers such as psychologists, social workers, parent educators, and directors of clinical and early childhood programs, who wish to give their clients the best in strength-based, evidence-based practice.

Profiles of CFC Referrals

Families have different needs and come to CFC from different sources

Word of mouth from one mother to another:

Daycare and preschool referrals:

Family Court

Hospitals, WIC offices, Pediatricians